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much for coming? >> thank so you much for having us. >> washington, d.c., first city in the united states. you're really big in europe. why did you pick washington? >> well, washington is just ready for a taxi app like my taxi. we figured is that we for the first time bring transparency to the market. also we have a very strong partner called car to go which is a subsidy of dimeler and they're already very big over here. we're hoping to make use of our potential and kind of bring a new subject to the whole transportation system in d.c. >> you've got a little bit of competition so far from the likes of a livery system, not entirely a taxi system. taxi magic which really hasn't had a big foothold here in washington. how does your app work? what makes it different from the other apps that are available? >> well, first of all, we target a bigger group of people so my taxi is designed for everyone out there. what we exrait is a connection between the -- we create is a connection between the driver and the passenger which makes it very individual for both sides. >> basically if you are l
from rookie pinch hitter tyler moore. washington beat st. louis 3-2 in the city's first post season game since 1933. >> it was fun, i think the atmosphere was great, the fans here some of the best fans in baseball, so it is a great place to play. >> every time you win a game, it is huge. they played in a playoff game or the wild card game before. i think it was good for us to get a w. >> it is baseball, there is no science behind it. baseball just about controlling your heartbeat and you know, we did that today. >> now among the 47,000 people packing busch stadium yesterday there was also a group of vocal nats fans. game two against the cardinals starts at 4:37 p.m. and then our first home game of the series is of course on wednesday at noon. something i think all of us here in washington are looking forward to. mike and andrea? >> of course we are looking forward to it. >> that is going to be a tough ticket on get on wednesday. the success of all of our sports team in the region has been a good thing for local businesses. specifically you know at the sports bars and restaurants. th
, the shooter's first attempt to communicate with police. there are so many items, archivists are still working to get an accurate account of all of them. >>> tonight the city of purcelville hopes to lift a boil water order. crews have repaired a water main that ruptured tuesday night. test results in a second round of water samples aren't expected to come back till 6:00 p.m. town water customers are advised to boil any water to be used for drinking, cooking or making ice just as a precaution. >> 5:35. it is money time for your money report. >> that means it's time for jessica doyle. she's back with the high prices we are all paying at the pump. i felt it yesterday. >> oh, boy. >> 3:78. >> as a result of what we're paying, a lot of drivers may be questioning the conventional wisdom that we have labor day come and then gas prices start falling. that really hasn't been happening this year. a month later we're still paying pretty high prices at the pump. oil prices had been falling since mid september. demand for gasoline is down. but what's going on here, we've got refinery and pipeline problems.
in jamaica where hurricane sandy hit earlier this week. traffic moved slowly around the capital city as police directed drivers around blocked roadways. the island's power companies says at one point 70% of residents lost power. >>> some wounded warriors are the first to see the newly renovated statue of liberty. they were treated thursday to a tour of the $30 million renovations, including a new elevator to the observation deck. lady liberty will reopen to the public on sunday which is also its 126th annual versery. hopefully -- anniversary. hopefully sandy doesn't complicate it. >>> if you want an escape from the hurricane talk, we'll have a rundown of the movies. >> in sports yet another maryland quarterback falls to injury. >> next at 5:14, we can't escape it. howward is going to take a closer look at sandy's possible path towards our area next week. you're watching 9 news now. >>> good morning. welcome back to 9news now. our time is 5:14. it's friday of the that's the good news. howard is preparing us for some bad news coming our way. >> weather wise it's going to be a busy, lon
to normal here at reagan national airport after hurricane sandy. our first flights are due out in about half an hour from now, but i can tell you on the board behind me, there's still a lot of cancellations, even to cities like chicago o'hare that you wouldn't expect. the reason why? ahead of the storm the major carriers decided to take the planes out of reagan national airport, get them out of the way of the storm so they wouldn't just be sitting there on the tarmac with 60 mile an hour gusts. now they've got to reat a time the planes back into -- rotate those planes back into position here at reagan and that could be several days before things get completely back to normal. if you head up the eastern seaboard to new york, we are seeing resuming operations later this morning, about 7:00 a.m. at newark and j.f.k. laguardia is anybody's guess. there was so much damage at the airport because of the flooding. they are assessing that situation and they're going to tell folks when they can get back to business, maybe potentially later today we'll get an update on that. in terms of the actual econ
at this. hurricane force winds delaware, southern new jersey, ocean city as well down to around assateague. they'll be moving inland. oh, man, we're looking at gusts tonight into 6:00 a.m., the first time i'm seeing this potentially gusting to hurricane force even in the washington baltimore metro, upper part of the bay. so it is going to be really bad late tonight and early tomorrow and then even into the middle of the day tomorrow we'll still have the damaging wind. get ready for power outages, trees down, that sort of thing. it seems to be a given. finally by wednesday morning, potentially still some very gusty winds, 40, 45, 50 miles an hour will pull away here by halloween afternoon. not a pretty picture. let's just get to the forecast. winds are going to be increasing today. should be in the 40, 50, abe 60 mile an hour -- maybe 60 mile an hour gusting range, 52. tonight we dip into the low to mid-40s and stay there tomorrow as sandy continues to pummel us with the wind and the rain at least through midday. maybe down to showers by later tuesday. a little bit of recovery wednesday. by
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